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Cops and Writers Podcast

Patrick O'Donnell

Cops and Writers is an informative, and sometimes humorous podcast primarily for crime writers that are serious about creating accurate and believable police stories. Your host Sergeant Patrick O'Donnell worked the street as a cop and sergeant in one of the biggest police departments in America for over 25 years. Now retired, he is an author, consultant, public speaker, and podcaster here to help you write your best crime-related story.O'Donnell will conduct in-depth interviews with members of state, federal, and local law enforcement and civilian experts in police procedure getting the questions you want to be answered regarding the often misunderstood and misrepresented world of police procedure and police culture. O’Donnell will also be interviewing crime fiction writers and writers from all different genres that have police procedures in their stories on the show. They will be discussing what works for them in the ever-changing landscape of book sales and publishing.If you like candid stories told with cop humor and lots of technical details about the world the police live in, come ride along with O'Donnell and his guests as they give you an exclusive peek behind the yellow tape.

Recent Episodes

043 KGB Secret Agent Jack Barsky, Spying In America During The Cold War (Part One)November 28, 2021 Episode artwork 042 International Bestselling Author And Former N.S.A. And C.I.A. Intelligence Officer Alma Katsu November 14, 2021 Episode artwork 041 Best Selling Author And Entrepreneur Dave Chesson On Keyword Utilization, How To Sell More Books And Atticus!November 07, 2021 Episode artwork 040 Pulitzer Prize Nominated Best Selling Author Anne Schwartz Exposes Us To a Real Life Monster As She Tells Us The True Story Of Serial Killer, Jeffrey DahmerOctober 31, 2021 Episode artwork 039 Sergeant Mike Riley Of The Philadelphia P.D. Takes Us Undercover, Into Schools And His 30 Year Career in Law EnforcementOctober 24, 2021 Episode artwork 038 Chris Fox and Writing 5,000 Words Per Hour, Writing To Market, And How an Introvert Becomes a Successful Public Speaker And YouTube Channel HostOctober 17, 2021 Episode artwork 037 ATF Senior Special Agent Rick McMahon Discusses Outlaw Bikers, Murder For Hire, And Much More! October 10, 2021 Episode artwork 036 Podcasting, Writing, And Music with Indie Powerhouse J Thorn October 03, 2021 Episode artwork 035 Cops and Writers Takes You Inside The World Of Police Firearms InstructionSeptember 26, 2021 Episode artwork 034 Cops And Writers Goes Undercover With NYPD Detective Marco Conelli September 19, 2021 Episode artwork 033 Ride Along With Best Selling Author And Senior Lead Police Officer Kathy Bennett of the Los Angeles Police DepartmentSeptember 12, 2021 Episode artwork 032 Adam Richardson Goes To New Heights Explaining The Role Of Helicopters In Police WorkSeptember 05, 2021 Episode artwork 031 LAPD Detective Paul Bishop Takes Us Into The World Of Sex Crime Investigation And Realistic Interviews And InterrogationsAugust 29, 2021 Episode artwork 030 Detective Lieutenant Richard Rybicki Takes Us Into The Real Chicago P.D. August 22, 2021 Episode artwork 029 Lolo Paige And Kaye Kennedy Are Watching Their Author Careers Spread Like Wildfire!August 15, 2021 Episode artwork 028 Honorée Corder Takes Us Down The Path To Being A Successful Author And EntrepreneurAugust 08, 2021 Episode artwork 027 Courtney Fretwell Of The Forensic Tales Podcast Takes Us Into The Fascinating World Of Forensic Psychology, Mass Shooters ,And Serial Killers.August 01, 2021 Episode artwork 026 Getting Cozy With Author and Chief Of Police Ronnie AshmoreJuly 25, 2021 Episode artwork 025 The Sky Is The Limit With James Blatch Of The Self Publishing FormulaJuly 18, 2021 Episode artwork 024 Cops Writers Is On Fire With Arson Investigator Jim Smith! Detective Smith Takes Us Into The World Of Arson InvestigationsJuly 11, 2021 Episode artwork 023 How Bad Do You Want It? Indie Powerhouse Author Jami Albright Shows Us What It Took For Her To Become a Successful Author July 04, 2021 Episode artwork 022 Cops And Writers Follow Indie Author Ann Parker To Alaska!June 27, 2021 Episode artwork 021 The Wordslinger, Kevin Tumlinson Joins Cops And Writers Today Giving Us His Best Author AdviseJune 20, 2021 Episode artwork 020 Best Selling Author Simon Gervais Takes Us On A Thrill Ride With Tales From His Time With The The Royal Canadian Mounted PoliceJune 13, 2021 Episode artwork 019 Crashing Into Fatal Vehicle Accident Investigations With Senior Corporal Frank CarsonJune 06, 2021 Episode artwork